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Asian stocks steady as China GDP growth hits target

17-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks held stubbornly steady on Wednesday after China reported economic growth that was just ahead of market expectations, drawing a sigh of relief from investors [...]
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BRICS set up bank to counter Western hold on global finances

17-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Leaders of the BRICS emerging market nations launched a $100 billion development bank and a currency reserve pool on Tuesday in their first concrete step toward reshaping the [...]
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Asia: Markets gain ahead of China data

16-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:42 AM

Asian shares rose yesterday Tuesday July 15 as traders awaited a flurry of key economic data this week including Chinese growth figures that will shed light on the strength [...]
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Asian shares gain, count on Fed’s support

16-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose on Tuesday after Citigroup’s earnings and a fresh round of merger and acquisition activity in the US healthcare sector lifted global stock prices. [...]
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Asia: Markets gain ahead of China data

15-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:31 AM

Asian shares rose yesterday Monday July 14 as traders awaited a flurry of key economic data this week including Chinese growth figures that will shed light on the strength of [...]
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Asian currencies mostly firmer as investor jitters ease

15-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Brecorder | 6:00 AM

Emerging Asian currencies mostly inched higher on Monday, stabilising after taking a fall late last week, as investor jitters over problems at a Portuguese bank eased. Many [...]
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Asia Private Equity Weekly News, July 14, 2014

15-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending July 11. JULY 10 CHINESE PORK producer WH Group Ltd is seeking to raise up to $3 billion as [...]
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Asia Stocks Rise First Time in 5 Days, Led by Health Care

15-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose, with the regional benchmark gauge on course for its first gain in five days, as telecommunications firms and health-care shares advanced. SoftBank Corp. [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (14 July 2014)

14-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 5:03 PM

News Highlights – Week of 7 – 11 July 2014 Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) raised by 25 basis points (bps) to 3.25% its overnight policy rate at its Monetary Policy [...]
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Asia: Mixed as eurozone debt fears return

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:48 AM

Asian markets were mixed while the safe-haven yen edged up yesterday Friday July 11 following a selloff on Wall Street and in Europe as fears over eurozone debt resurfaced [...]
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Asian shares prove resilient to euro jitters

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Most Asian share markets slipped on Friday and safe haven assets stayed in demand as investors waited to see how European stocks responded to the latest outbreak of banking [...]
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JPMorgan Chase names Greg Guyett co-head of Asia-Pacific banking -Bloomberg

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

JPMorgan Chase & Co named Greg Guyett co-head of Asia-Pacific banking as part of a management restructuring in the region, Bloomberg reported, citing a memo. Guyett will [...]
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Bank of America names Mayank Saxena head of SE Asia financials -memo

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Bank of America Corp has appointed Mayank Saxena as head of its Southeast Asia financial institutions group, the US bank said in an internal memo seen by Reuters on Friday. [...]
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Asia: Shares mostly higher after Wall St gains

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:27 AM

Asian markets were mostly higher yesterday after Wall Street advanced in response to an upbeat outlook for the US economy by the US Federal Reserve, while Chinese trade [...]
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Asian stocks gain, Indonesia up after election

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Thursday after China’s exports showed a slight pickup. Indonesian stocks surged despite a contested presidential election result. [...]
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